1888. Oil on canvas. Musée de Peinture et de Sculpture, Grenoble, France. Read Note.
Madeleine Bernard (1871-?) sister of the artist Emile Bernard (1868-1941), who first was a friend of Gauguin, then his passionate enemy. Emile Bernard and Paul Gauguin are considered to be the founders of the new post-Impressionist style of “synthetic symbolism”